Business Start-up

If you’re thinking of opening a pub, restaurant, B&B or other hospitality business in East Lothian, the Hayhoe Webb Partnership can provide invaluable support.

Business Growth

When you want to grow your hospitality or tourism business and are looking for sound business advice from an expert in hotel, pub and licensed management we're here to help.

Business Rescue

If your finances are floundering and you need to take control of your hospitality business to square things with the tax man, The Hayhoe Webb Partnership are a safe pair of hands.


Not many people in the hospitality trade love bookkeeping – but someone’s got to do it! It’s a legal requirement and Hayhoe Webb are experts.

Welcome to the home of The Hayhoe Webb Partnership

Where you will find a warm welcome from people that do really understanding the hospitality industry, why, because we have over forty years’ experience in the business.

Firstly, as employees, working in just about every aspect of the industry you can imagine, from cleaning the toilets to general management.

Then as business owners, owning and managing a small hotel for 15 years.

Very early on we learned that managing any business is demanding and challenging so having an industry insider on hand is a real asset. In 2009 we created The Hayhoe Webb Partnership marrying our industry experience with professional qualifications in accountancy and business development to provide that bespoke service.

Having a real understand of your business profitability and position offers you huge advantages. So having your own, In House, Financial Director, offering ongoing support to make your business as operationally and strategically efficient as possible makes sense.

using tried and tested bunch marking techniques that will really help you understand your business. We can help you achieve the goals and outcomes you are aiming for.

We have the skills and experience to be able to assist in most aspects of your business including:

Thinking of starting your new business

Modern bookkeeping using our preferred digital platform Xero

Business planning

Restructuring and trouble shooting

Growth and development

Business advice and guidance

In House FD

our style is relaxed, informal and friendly, jackets and ties went out the window long ago! If you would like to have a chat, give us a call on 0162 0826 060 or

If you're Starting Out?

Starting your first business can be a bit of a challenge, getting professional help sooner rather than later is key to saving time and money.

We have been helping business start ups for many years and understand the challenges, do’s and don’ts Give us a call and see what we can do to help you.

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We've got the Experience

Because we have first hand experience of owning and managing pubs, hotels and guest houses we really understand your business and the challenges of the industry.

Business Growth

YOUR accounts Matter

The one thing that we aren't is a large anonymous practice, we have been succesfuuly helping hospitality businesses for over twelve years, building strong and long-term relationships with our clients.

We use the technology, certainly, but we are not machines and nor are our clients.

Accountant Services

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The Hayhoe Webb Partnership is a thoroughly modern forward looking practice and a certified Xero online accounting partner.

Your money is critical to your business - we pride ourselves in tailoring our services around your individual needs.

Hayhoe Webb could just be the professionals that fit your business needs?

We want to work with local businesses in and around East Lothian and Scottish Border. To discuss how we could help you call us on 01620 826060 or use our contact form online.

Planning to grow your hospitality business? Planning is Key!

Read our case study and see how Malcolm Redman of Bush Nook B&B near Hadrian’s Wall tackled the challenge of growing his business.